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Courtney Malone



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Greenville SC Lifestyle Studio 6 Month Session


Mary Collins | Greenville SC First Year Membership

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, a mid year sitter session is easily a favorite of mine. This post is PURE SUGAR. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, a mid year sitter session is easily a favorite of mine. There’s just not much better than a squishy little babe – who can’t crawl away from me quite yet!

Greenville SC Heirloom Portrait Session

Vignette Portraits

Annie & Wade | Greenville, SC Heirloom Portrait Photographer

Sweet Annie and Wade made a long trip in for their heirloom portrait session, and I’m so thankful they did! We had so much fun giggling, laughing and just being silly during our time together.

Greenville SC Newborn Photographer Natural Light Studio


The Johnson Family | Greenville SC Natural Newborn Photographer

Celebrating the arrival of sweet baby Geoffrey with the Johnson family was such a joy! I photographed big brother James Austin four years ago when he was an itty bitty baby, and I’m grateful to have had the opportunity to capture the baby that completes this beautiful family of five. Big sister Amelia was so attentive to her big brothers, and I loved capturing the natural and authentic connection in my Greenville, SC studio.


Portrait Photography

Pierce | Heirloom Vignette Children’s Portraits in Greenville, SC

Pierce came in from Charlotte, NC to have his special portrait captured! He is the same age as his big sister was when she made the trip in for portraits! Ironically, he was in mama’s tummy at that time. I love that this work allows me to watch children and families grow!

Flash for Lifestyle Newborn Sessions

For Photographers

Reagan | Flash for Lifestyle Newborn Sessions

I had so much fun with Reagan and her beautiful family during our in home newborn session in Greenville, SC. Despite the fact it was a beautiful, sunny day, the nursery light was a little dim, and this session was shot using FLASH! If that surprises you – good! That’s the point 🙂



Charlotte Grace | Greenville, SC Heirloom Portrait First Birthday Photographer

Sweet Charloote Grace came to the studio to commemorate her first birthday! I loved having her in for her heirloom portrait, and my “lifestyle add-on” offering, which is truly the best of both worlds.

Heirloom Portraits in Greenville SC

Vignette Portraits

Harper | Greenville, SC One Year Portrait and Lifestyle Photo Session

Harper! What a sweet little sugar! We had so much fun in the studio capturing her to commemorate her first birthday.

Greenville Studio Newborn Photography


Baby Stella | Greenville, SC Natural Studio Newborn Photographer

It seems like just yesterday I was photographing sweet River for is in home newborn session, and now he is a big brother!

Greenville Fresh 48 Photographer


Emery White – Greenville SC Fresh 48 Photographer Keepsake Video

I had the honor of capturing the third baby girl for this sweet family earlier this year. In additional to capturing Emery in beautiful photographs for a Fresh 48 session, I put together a keepsake video for their family to enjoy. This is one I know will truly tug at the heartstrings as this sweet […]

Greenville SC Black and White Portrait Sessions


Ella | Greenville, SC Heirloom Children’s Portraits

Ella came in ALL simles for her heirloom portrait session with me. I had to work harder for a serious expression than I did for a smile from this sweet girl. She was such a happy little lady!

Greenville SC Heirloom Children Portraits


Vivion | Heirloom Children’s Portraits in Greenville, SC

Beautiful Vivion! I loved having this sweet girl in the studio. I photographed her when she became a big sister last Fall, and it was so special to get some one on one time with her for her very special 3 year portraits.


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